By Marek Szpalski MD, Robert Gunzburg MD PhD, Jean Charles Le Huec MD PhD, Marco Brayda-Bruno MD
Written through a global crew of professional backbone surgeons, this quantity completely examines new nonfusion applied sciences for treating spinal degenerative stipulations whereas retaining movement. significant sections describe a variety of surgical concepts and units for nucleus pulposus substitute and overall lumbar and cervical disc arthroplasty, in addition to different stabilization thoughts. insurance comprises symptoms and contraindications, surgical ways, and the newest medical trial effects. numerous chapters talk about nonsurgical and minimally invasive remedies, together with gene treatment, nucleus pulposus regeneration, and IDET. different chapters deal with fiscal and moral concerns, together with use of registries, clinical machine legislation, and final result and price of lumbar disc alternative as opposed to lumbar fusion.